Grow Old With Me (sparkle water globe)

Grow Old With Me (sparkle water globe)

A wisp of a lyric, written on the wind, “Grow old with me, the best is yet to be.“ – John Lennon and Robert Browning had the same idea.   Along those simple lines, a snow globe holds a couple of indeterminate age, holding each other as the world swirls round them. Shake the globe … Continue reading

Below the Storm – Submarine Snow Globe

Below the Storm – Submarine Snow Globe

What if someone was diving who did not know that all kinds of storm was raging above? Swimming, as it were, Below the Storm. This piece is just that: the quiet calm place below the storm, where we explore and delve into mysteries of the deep.     One of a kind snow globe, with … Continue reading

Magic Happens (Happy 100th!) Sparkle Snow Globe

Magic Happens (Happy 100th!) Sparkle Snow Globe

As I pulled together the thoughts and images to post this art today, I realized that this was my 100th blog post. Back a few months ago, when I realized this “magic” number was approaching, I thought I should plan ahead and write something special. But I got busy with this and that, and the … Continue reading

Tesla Mends a Broken Heart (snow globe)

Tesla Mends a Broken Heart (snow globe)

One of my favorite scientists talked to me about Nikola Tesla a few years ago, saying that if he’d had the support and resources, he could have done amazing things. In fact, we have no idea what he might have accomplished under other circumstances. It got me thinking. Along with developing transmission of wireless communication, … Continue reading

Armored Heart – sparkle snow globe

Armored Heart – sparkle snow globe

Toughen up. Harden your heart. It’s a scary world out there. We cover our hearts with bits of protection: the scars from long-ago loves, the uncertainty about our worthiness, worry over heartbreak yet to occur. There’s a coat of armor, ready to ward off the slings and arrows of life, unpredictable alliances, fluid emotion. Yet, … Continue reading